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Shippon

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Overview
Cottage -
3 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 6
Shirwell, Barnstaple, Devon, England
Shippon Cottage is the perfect getaway when you and your loved ones want to get away from it all: An idyllic retreat from the hustle and bustle of modern living.

North Hill Cottages features an indoor heated swimming pool, a new games room, and country walks from the doorstep, you may not want to leave our rural idyll.

For the more active, an abundance of sandy beaches, Exmoor walks, traditional seaside villages and child-friendly attractions lie within easy reach.

Looking for a memorable summer holiday or the perfect getaway for a winter, spring or autumn break? Shippon Cottage is situated in a beautiful rural setting but within easy reach of all that North Devon has to offer.
Listing #HL169426
About the Owner
Adrian & Carol Ann B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2011
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Reviewed 16 September 2015

We had a lovely stay here for my 30th birthday last week. The location and facilities are fantastic, and great for the dog. Upon arrival no one was around to show us how to use hot water etc which was a little frustrating but Carol...More

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AJSB25, VR Owner at Shippon, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2015

Thank you very much for your excellent comprehensive review. These cottages are small which is why they are 3* and priced accordingly. Although on these websites you have to put a maximum number (6 in this case) we would never in practice let it to...More

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Reviewed 1 February 2014

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Westbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 March 2013

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Amenities
  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Central Heating
  • Children's Pool
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Playground
  • Pool Table
  • Refrigerator
  • Sauna
  • Shared Garden
  • Shared Indoor Pool
  • Shared Tennis Court
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Smokers welcome but please smoke outside cottage
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    2 Twins
    1 Full
    1 Bunk
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Fees
  • Pet: AU$44 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Debit andcredit cards and internet bank transfers accepted

Book for Chritmas/New Year 2017 for full week before end June 2017 and receive 10% discount on quoted price

Book for 2018 before end June 2017 and receive 2017 prices.

All prices include electricity and central heating in Winter
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About the neighbourhood
With so much to see and do in North Devon, you will be spoilt for choice. Discover fun filled days that will keep you and your little ones entertained and fascinated for hours on end. Whatever the weather there is an attraction or activity to suit, and plenty of retail therapy in our market towns. Whether you want to explore the coast or enjoy the best local food and drink North Devon has to offer, your journey starts here.

Barnstaple is the oldest borough in the country and is the commercial and agricultural centre of North Devon. A must visit for anyone seeking serious retail therapy. Saxons first settled in Barnstaple (Barum) over 1000 years ago; In 930 AD it was a Saxon stronghold serving as a market for the surrounding countryside.

Today it has a wonderful mixture of Victorian,...
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Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Exeter: 90.0 km
Railway: Barnstaple: 8.0 km
Leave the M5 at Junction 27 and follow the A361 to Barnstaple.

When you approach Barnstaple there are two options to get to North Hill.

Option 1 takes you through Barnstaple which can be very busy at peak times with slow moving traffic. This is the route if you want to visit Tesco or shops on the way in.

Option 2 bypasses Barnstaple and is recommended if you don’t want shops.

Option 1

As you approach Barnstaple turn right at the roundabout sign-posted A39 to Lynton and the Hospital. Follow signs to the Hospital which involves several roundabouts with right turns. Proceed until you see the hospital on your right and go straight through the lights. At this point I would recommend you switch off the SatNav as it will not take you to North Hill despite you having entered the right postcod...
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Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 14.0 km.
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